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Occupational Therapist

We’re looking for an experienced Occupational Therapist who is driven to provide exceptional service to their families, loves to work within a team and who genuinely cares about the outcomes for their kiddos. Canoe Therapy is an interdisciplinary pediatric therapy team of Speech-Language Pathology, Psychology, Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy and Behavioural Therapy. We take a holistic approach, considering the child and family as a whole and working in partnership with their wider team. We’re a passionate group of therapists who build strong relationships with our kids, their families and internally as a team. Our culture is inclusive, transparent and a place to be yourself! We’re all about clinical excellence.

The ideal candidate has:

  • Current registration with the College of Occupational Therapists of Ontario
  • 2-5 years of experience in pediatrics
  • Experience working with children with Autism
  • Feeding and Handwriting training
  • Prior experience in private practice

Post graduate certificate or training in two or more of the following or similar:

  • Ayres Sensory Integration
  • Therapeutic Listening
  • Astronaut Training
  • Alert Program
  • NDT (Neurodevelopmental Training)
  • Co-Op (Cognitive Orientation to Occupational Performance)
  • Orthopedic conditions
  • Neuro-motor/Neuro-developmental conditions
  • Genetic conditions
  • General and Global Developmental Delay
  • Down Syndrome
  • Primitive Reflex Integration
  • Visual-Motor skills testing and treatment

The nature of the work is hands-on assessment, consultation and treatment of the pediatric population from birth to young adults across all diagnoses and children who do not have a diagnosis. Typically, clinic-based services may be required to be delivered in home, school or community settings.

If you or someone you know is looking to join a creative and caring pediatric therapy team, we want to hear from you! Please send a resume to careers@canoetherapy.ca. We thank you for your interest in Canoe Therapy. We will contact you directly if you will be considered for an interview.